October Reveal for Chevrolet Colorado-Based Fuel Cell Vehicle

2016-08-30

General Motors and the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) will reveal a Chevrolet Colorado-based fuel cell electric vehicle in October at the fall meeting of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) in Washington, D.C.

GM Recycles 2 Million Flint Water Bottles into Fleece

2016-08-24

General Motors is adding 2 million water bottles from Flint, Michigan residents into its Do Your Part water bottle recycling initiative. The company partnered with Schupan Recycling to collect the bottles. The plastic is washed, flaked and turned into fleece to make three products: Chevrolet Equinox V-6 engine covers, insulation for The Empowerment Plan coats for the homeless, and air filters for 10 GM plants.

Teen Driving, Not Sex, Drugs or Academic Performance, Tops Parents’ List of Concerns

2016-08-23

In the month of August this year more than 360,000 teens will become eligible for a restricted driver’s license in most states – and with that, a lot of parents will experience new levels of stress.

GM Student Corps Members Learn, Earn and Lead

2016-08-03

When high school students Sadeeque Mohamed and Tiera Wade joined the inaugural GM Student Corps in 2013 as paid interns, they never expected to return to GM and their alma maters to mentor the 2016 Student Corps members.

GM’s Gains One Percentage Point of Retail Share in July, Driving Share to Highest Level Since December 2011

2016-08-02

General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 236,235 vehicles to individual or “retail” customers in July, up 5 percent year-over-year, driven by across the board increases at Chevrolet, GMC, Buick and Cadillac. GM’s brands collectively had their best July retail sales performance since 2007.

October Reveal for Chevrolet Colorado-Based Fuel Cell Vehicle
GM Recycles 2 Million Flint Water Bottles into Fleece
Teen Driving, Not Sex, Drugs or Academic Performance, Tops Parents’ List of Concerns
GM Student Corps Members Learn, Earn and Lead
GM’s Gains One Percentage Point of Retail Share in July, Driving Share to Highest Level Since December 2011

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October Reveal for Chevrolet Colorado-Based Fuel Cell Vehicle

2016-08-30

General Motors and the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) will reveal a Chevrolet Colorado-based fuel cell electric vehicle in October at the fall meeting of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) in Washington, D.C.

GM Recycles 2 Million Flint Water Bottles into Fleece

2016-08-24

General Motors is adding 2 million water bottles from Flint, Michigan residents into its Do Your Part water bottle recycling initiative. The company partnered with Schupan Recycling to collect the bottles. The plastic is washed, flaked and turned into fleece to make three products: Chevrolet Equinox V-6 engine covers, insulation for The Empowerment Plan coats for the homeless, and air filters for 10 GM plants.

GM Student Corps Members Learn, Earn and Lead

2016-08-03

When high school students Sadeeque Mohamed and Tiera Wade joined the inaugural GM Student Corps in 2013 as paid interns, they never expected to return to GM and their alma maters to mentor the 2016 Student Corps members.

GM’s Gains One Percentage Point of Retail Share in July, Driving Share to Highest Level Since December 2011

2016-08-02

General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 236,235 vehicles to individual or “retail” customers in July, up 5 percent year-over-year, driven by across the board increases at Chevrolet, GMC, Buick and Cadillac. GM’s brands collectively had their best July retail sales performance since 2007.

GM Leads Industry in J.D. Power APEAL Study Awards

2016-07-27

Demonstrating its commitment to designing quality vehicles that meet consumer needs, General Motors received six segment-level awards — the most of any automaker — in the 2016 J.D. Power U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study released today.

2,500 GM Employees Volunteer in Detroit’s Cody Rouge Community

2016-07-26

It’ll be all hands (and arms and legs) on deck when 2,500 General Motors employees return to Detroit’s Cody Rouge community to volunteer the week of Aug. 15. Employees will donate their time and talent to board up vacant homes, clean empty lots, spruce up streets and tackle other neighborhood and school improvements.

Chevy Bolt EV Plant Ranks 8th among Green Power Users

2016-07-25

The General Motors Orion Assembly plant that builds the Chevrolet Bolt EV ranks as the eighth largest user of green power generated onsite in the United States among the Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership Partners. Over half of the plant is powered by methane captured from decomposing trash in a nearby landfill.

GM Reports Second-Quarter Net Income of $2.9 Billion, Up 157 Percent

2016-07-21

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced strong second-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.9 billion, up 157 percent compared to $1.1 billion in the second quarter of 2015. Earnings per share (EPS) diluted was a strong $1.81, compared to $0.67 in the second quarter a year ago.

GM Declares Dividend on Common Stock

2016-07-20

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today declared a third quarter 2016 dividend of 38 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The third quarter dividend is payable Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 to all common stockholders of record as of Friday, Sept. 9, 2016.

GM, Detroit Tigers Host Hiring Our Heroes Career Expo

2016-07-15

General Motors is partnering with the Detroit Tigers, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA), U.S. Chamber of Commerce and more than 100 local employers to host a Hiring Our Heroes job fair and career training workshop for U.S. military veterans and military spouses on July 15, 2016 at Comerica Park.

Lyft and GM’s Express Drive Expands to Colorado and California

2016-07-11

Lyft and General Motors today announced the expansion of their Express Drive short-term vehicle access program to California and Colorado, including the all-new 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV.

GM-NASA Space Robot Partnership Brings ‘Power’ Glove to Life

2016-07-06

Robotic glove technology developed out of a partnership between General Motors and NASA for use on the International Space Station is finding new life on Earth in health care, manufacturing and other industrial applications though a licensing agreement between GM and Bioservo Technologies AB, a Swedish medical technology company.

GM Sets June and First Half Delivery Records in China

2016-07-06

General Motors and its joint ventures had record June deliveries in China of 273,563 units, which was up 11.2 percent on an annual basis. The Buick, Cadillac and Baojun brands had their best June ever.

Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac Retail Sales Increases Drive GM’s June Share Growth

2016-07-01

General Motors (NYSE: GM) sold 209,295 vehicles to individual or “retail” customers in June, up more than 1 percent year over year, driven by increases at Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac of 3 percent, 2 percent and 5 percent, respectively. Based on initial estimates, GM gained 0.1 percentage points of retail share in June to remain the fastest growing full-line automaker. GM has gained retail market share in 13 of the past 14 months, dating to April 2015. Less profitable daily rental sales were down 5,690 vehicles or 22 percent, as planned. GM’s total sales in June were down less than 2 percent to 255,210 vehicles.

GM Extends Expanded Military Discount Program

2016-06-30

Chevrolet, Buick and GMC will celebrate the Independence Day holiday by extending their expanded military discount programs for all 21 million U.S. military veterans and their spouses through July 8, 2016.

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GM Reports First-Quarter Net Income of $2.0 Billion

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) today announced first-quarter net income to common stockholders of $2.0 billion or $1.24 per diluted share, compared to $0.9 billion or $0.56 per diluted share a year ago. Earnings per share diluted-adjusted for special items was a first-quarter record at $1.26, up 47 percent compared to the first quarter of 2015.

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